Melton, Jeffery "Jeff" Lamar

Friday, November 2, 2012

Jeffery “Jeff” Lamar Melton, 45, of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. 

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, with Pastor Eric Stitts officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery. 

Visitation is on Saturday, from 12-3 p.m.

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379. 


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